Special Congratulations to student Owen Wang for receiving 1st Place in the piano, 13 year-old category of the 2021 Canadian Music Competition. Well done!
Congratulations to these students (listed by most recent, level, name):
Edward Gao — RCM ARCT Performer’s Diploma Piano, First Class Honours (August 2020)
Nicholas Hu — RCM Level 10 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2020)
Jiyuan (Jerry) Zheng — RCM Level 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction, B.C./Yukon & National GOLD MEDAL WINNER (August 2020)
Sam Javadi — RCM Level 9 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction, (August 2020)
Wai-wun Denye Ng — RCM Level 8 Piano, First Class Honours (August 2020)
Owen Yisu Wang — RCM Level 10 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction, B.C./Yukon GOLD MEDAL WINNER (July 2020)
Ethan Yichun Wang — RCM Level 6 Piano, First Class Honours with Distinction (July 2020)
Congratulations to all of my students who participated in the KPU International Music Festival, with special mention of the following students and their awards:
Chengyan Shi and Aubrey Zhang, KPU Provincial Delegates, Senior Piano
Representing the KPU Festival at the 2021 Provincial Festival in Cranbrook, B.C.
Owen Wang, KPU Festival Outstanding Performance Award, Senior Piano
Alison Wong, KPU Festival Award, Promising Grade 10 piano student
Joy Wu, Aaron Zhao, Rui Ze Li, and Kyra Wang, Outstanding Performance Medallions, Senior Division
Ethan Wang, Long & McQuade Award, Promising Intermediate piano student, and KPU Festival Award, Promising Advanced Junior piano student
Zijian (Steven) Qin, Wendy Chan Award, Promising Intermediate piano student
Owen Qiu, Long & McQuade Award, Promising Intermediate piano student
Leanna Liang and Oscar Zhang, Promising Performer Medallions, Intermediate Division
Congratulations to these students who advanced and performed yesterday in the Gala round of the Pacific International Music Festival:
Owen Qiu, Intermediate Category, Runner-up
Alison Wong, Senior Category, Winner
Ethan Wang, Age 6-8 Category, Winner
Owen Wang, Age 9-12 Category, Winner
Congratulations to all of my students who participated in the festival and benefited from this important performance goal. Special thanks to all at the Pacific International Youth Music Society who made this possible.
Special congratulations to student Owen Yisu Wang, winner of the Royal Conservatory Gold Medal for Level 10 Piano (B.C. & Yukon region), for the highest mark during the 2019-2020 piano examination season.